Cost of living comparison between Hangzhou, China and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on October 27, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.613 MYR / CNY

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Cost of living in Hangzhou (China) is 28% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM3,202 (元5,223) in Hangzhou to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM2,500 in Alor Star.

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